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Woolley, Stephen

Overview
Works: 130 works in 459 publications in 6 languages and 15,437 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Romance films  Biographical films  Historical films  History  Comedy films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Musical films  Vampire films 
Roles: Producer, Author, Director, Actor, Performer, fmp
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Stephen Woolley
Carol by Todd Haynes( Visual )

11 editions published between 2014 and 2016 in English and held by 1,876 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two women from very different backgrounds find themselves in an unexpected love affair in 1950s New York. As conventional norms of the time challenge their undeniable attraction, an honest story emerges to reveal the resilience of the heart in the face of change. A young woman in her twenties, Therese is a clerk working in a Manhattan department store and dreaming of a more fulfilling life when she meets Carol, an alluring woman trapped in a loveless, convenient marriage
Michael Collins by Neil Jordan( Visual )

29 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,327 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the life of an Irish man whose dreams inspired hope, whose words ingited passion, and whose courage forged a nation's destiny
The crying game by Neil Jordan( Visual )

42 editions published between 1992 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,297 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An unlikely kind of friendship develops between Fergus, an Irish Republican Army volunteer, and Jody, a kidnapped British soldier lured into an IRA trap by another IRA member. When the hostage-taking ends up going horribly wrong, Fergus escapes and heads to London, where he seeks out Jody's lover, a hairdresser named Dil. Fergus changes his name and gets a job as a day laborer. His starts seeing Dil, who knows nothing about Fergus' real background. But there are some things about Dil that Fergus does not know either
Made in Dagenham by Sally Hawkins( Visual )

19 editions published between 2010 and 2015 in English and held by 1,005 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Machinist Rita O'Grady leads a strike in Dagenham to get equal pay for equal work and it helps women around the world
When did you last see your father?( Visual )

9 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 696 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A 40-year-old writer visits his dying father. He begins to relive the memories of the past - both good and bad - and he is forced to realize that his once "immortal, invincible and infallible" father is human after all
The end of the affair by Graham Greene( Visual )

14 editions published between 1999 and 2004 in English and held by 695 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In England during World War II, an American writer and the bored wife of a British civil servant fall in love. Then she mysteriously ends the affair
Little voice by Mark Herman( Visual )

2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 636 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Painfully shy "little voice" can only express herself by singing in the voices of others, but once her mother's sleazy boyfriend (Caine) overhears her incredible voice he'll do anything to drag the recluse into the spotlight and make her a star
Mona Lisa by Neil Jordan( Visual )

19 editions published between 1986 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 635 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An ex-con and a call girl are thrown together when he becomes her chauffeur. Initially he detests her but winds up under her spell
How to lose friends & alienate people by Toby Young( Visual )

8 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 612 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sidney Young is a gate-crashing British journalist who loves exposing the shallowness of the celebrity world, yet desperately wants to join it. Accepting an offer to write for renowned magazine editor Clayton Harding, Sidney finally gets to rub elbows with A-list celebrities, only to rub them in the wrong way. His fellow writer, Alison, is powerless to stop Sidney when he sets his lustful sites on beautiful starlet Sophie. When Sophie's publicist makes him a tempting offer, Sidney will either conquer the Big Apple or suffer the biggest humiliation of his life
The good thief by Neil Jordan( Visual )

13 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in English and Spanish and held by 569 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bob is an aging American thief is living in the French city of Nice. Addicted to both heroin and gambling, Bob is in the midst of an extended personal losing streak when he rescues a new girl in town named Anne from her pimp. When the opportunity to steal a fortune in rare paintings from a Monte Carlo casino comes along, Bob hopes for a score big enough to let him retire from his life of crime. His only hindrances are Anne's man troubles and his nemesis, local police chief Roger
The butcher boy by Pat McCabe( Visual )

8 editions published between 1997 and 2014 in English and Italian and held by 544 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Francie lives with a violent, alcoholic father and a manic depressive, suicidal mother. The pressures on Francie to grow up are immense. When his mother commits suicide and his friend, Joe, goes off to boarding school, Francie sinks ever deeper into paranoia thanks mainly to his nasty neighbour Mrs. Nugent. He begins to have a fantasy where he has visions of the Virgin Mary. After his father dies, Francie becomes more despondent, culminating in the extremely bloody murder of Mrs. Nugent whom he holds responsible for all the wrongs visited upon him. After being arrested, Francie is committed to an asylum in an attempt to cure him
Intermission by Ke lao lai( Visual )

12 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 533 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the suburbs of Dublin, more than a dozen strangers find their paths colliding in sometimes violent, sometimes absurd ways. When the desperately insecure and emotionally inarticulate John breaks up with Deirdre to 'give her a little test' his plan backfires leaving her broken-hearted and him alone and miserable. Through chance and coincidence, their break-up triggers a roller coaster ride of interweaving escapades in the lives of everyone around them
Byzantium( Visual )

10 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and held by 509 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twee vrouwen die zich voordoen als zussen komen terecht in een verlopen hotel aan de Engelse kust. In werkelijkheid zijn de twee moeder en dochter die al tweehonderd jaar als vampiers leven
The company of wolves by Neil Jordan( Visual )

13 editions published between 1984 and 2007 in English and Italian and held by 344 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Once upon a time," Granny begins, as she weaves vivid tales, full of folklore and fantasy, wherein fantastic beasts lurk within men and young girls who stray from the path despite all warnings may encounter a hairy demon with glowing eyes. Rosaleen believes her, but she still puts on her red hood and walks through the woods to grandmother's house, and is surprised by what big teeth Granny has. The forest is always misty, the trees are proudly sinister, and the rural cottages all sit cozy and gingerbread style, but this is a stylishly twisted fairytale
Backbeat by Iain Softley( Visual )

11 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 305 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Account of the early days of the Beatles, when they were playing strip joints in Hamburg, Germany. John wants his best friend, Stuart Sutcliffe, to join the band, but Stu is headed in a different direction- toward a beautiful photographer who is documenting the Beatles' rise
Shag( Visual )

3 editions published between 1997 and 2001 in English and held by 191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four teenage girls have one last fling before they go their separate ways to college, careers and marriage
Absolute beginners by Julien Temple( Visual )

14 editions published between 1986 and 2016 in English and Italian and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Musical drama set in London, 1958. Film portrays lower class youths emerging from post-war privations and struggling to achieve mobility in the face of withering class, racial and economic barriers
In dreams by Neil Jordan( Visual )

9 editions published between 1999 and 2006 in English and Spanish and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Claire Cooper dreams strange things from time to time. One night, she dreams about a little girl being taken away by a stranger, right in her neighbourhood. When her own daughter Rebecca is kidnapped and murdered only a little later, Claire is sure about the chilling truth that her and the killer's mind are connected to each other in dreams. But nobody believes her being able to foresee the killer's next steps, as she could with her own daughter. In addition, the nervous breakdown she suffers gets her into a mental facility after a suicide attempt. And here, locked away in a padded cell, she dreams of her husband being murdered
 
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When did you last see your father?
Alternative Names
Stephen Woolley britischer Filmproduzent

Stephen Woolley Brits filmproducent

Woolley, Steve 1956-

Стивен Вулли

Стівен Вуллі англійський продюсер

استیون وولی تهیه‌کننده بریتانیایی

ستيفن وولي

スティーヴン・ウーリー

斯蒂芬·沃倫

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The end of the affairMona LisaBackbeatShag